Stop Whining, Start Living (Google eBook)

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HarperCollins, Oct 13, 2009 - Self-Help - 224 pages
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Living life is about action: courageous, benevolent, worthy, Wise, and productive action. Start living with some help from Dr. Laura Schlessinger.

Dr. Laura Schlessinger agrees that there are things worth whining about. A certain amount of whining allows for venting of reasonable pain, disappointment, fear, frustration, or rage. However, staying stuck in whining mode can become a lifelong problem. This is where Dr. Laura steps in with Stop Whining, Start Living to help folks conquer the temptation to retreat from living life to the fullest.

Illustrated by calls and letters from members of Dr. Laura's huge international audience, Stop Whining, Start Living features testimonials from real people facing real challenges. These folks have benefited enormously from Dr. Laura's powerful lessons.

Stop Whining, Start Living gives readers the jump start they need to break out of reactive mode and get proactive, moving in the direction of a joyful, meaningful, fulfilling, and purposeful future. Everyone can use a kick in the pants sometimes, and Dr. Laura, who "preaches, teaches, and nags" to millions every day on her radio program, is here to deliver it!

  

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Review: Stop Whining, Start Living

User Review  - Mary Lou - Goodreads

I love Dr. Laura's advice. She always hits the nail on the head. Meaning: Stop whining, stand up and take responsibility for yourself. I love the quote "If the grass is greener on the other side ... Read full review

Review: Stop Whining, Start Living

User Review  - Nicole L. - Goodreads

Too often we whine about how sad our childhood experiences were or about how we have been hurt by our friends, family or co-workers without realizing that life is not always going to be an easy or ... Read full review

Contents

Perspective Is Everything
15
Talk Talk? Talk Talk?
39
Just Say No to Hurt Feelings
55
Always So Saaaaad
81
This Relationship Stinks
111
The Earth Is Not the Center of the Universeand You and I Arent Either
147
Start Living
175
Postscript
198

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About the author (2009)

Dr. Laura Schlessinger, a licensed marriage and family therapist, is one of the most popular talk-show hosts in radio history and the only woman to win the prestigious Marconi Award for syndicated radio. She is the author of twelve New York Times bestsellers, writes a daily blog, and is a regular Newsmax columnist. She is heard daily on Sirius/XM Channel 155 live, and her program is streamed and podcast on www.drlaura.com. Dr. Schlessinger has her own YouTube Channel (YouTube.com/drlaura). She is also the skipper and driver of a racing sailboat program that won the 2010 international race from Newport Beach to Cabo San Lucas. She and her husband live in Southern California.

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